British Columbia records 200th coronavirus death, 80 new cases
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Thirteen people were hospitalized with COVID-19, including five in intensive care.
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The number of people isolated due to potential exposure has also increased – from 2,574 to 2,594.
About 79% of the 4,915 total cases in British Columbia have recovered.
$ 2,000 fines will be imposed to enforce British Columbia’s COVID-19 public health rules
Earlier on Friday, Public Safety Minister Mike Farnworth granted new powers to police and other law enforcement officials to impose fines on people who host or attend gatherings of 50 people or more.
Event planners and owners could face fines of $ 2,000, while those belligerent or refusing to disperse when asked to do so may be fined $ 200.
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